20 September 2010

as Above, so Below…The Star

"I am refilling this pool, so that those who are thirsty may drink, and I am also watering the earth so that, come spring, the seeds will grow,"DSCN1412

My second Tarot card.

This one was a struggle. But nothing good comes easy.

I haven’t completely sealed and varnished her,

so she is up for criticism.

I welcome advice, always.

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The colors seem  more harsh…less blended here.

The painting in my hand is way more pleasant :)

I used flowers in lieu of stars.

“AS ABOVE, SO BELOW’

 

Water is another trick to learn.

Me teaching myself, Hah!

Sometimes I really get a chuckle from me :D

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I am basking in the love from all of you :)

Today was a good day.

Tomorrow will be even brighter!

!!!LOVE!!!

19 comments:

  1. Wonderful Lisa!!

    Another lovely tarot card painting. She turned out beautifully!

    I especially like her eyes and the henna tattoos. (Which is odd as I'm not a tattoo fan in general.)

    You captured the water very well!

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  2. I think she is priti perfect the way she is. Great work Lisa. Her hair and eyes make the painting I think. The water looks good too. In fact the whole card is A1. ::hugs::

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  3. I love these cards. Will you print them out as sets to sell? I definitely want one! They are mysterious, intriguing and beguiling!

    Go! Woman of Wonder! Go!

    Hugs,
    Cheryl

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  4. I think you did a fabulous job! She looks very wise, and I love the blue. And I have no idea how to paint water, so I think you are a genius for figuring that out. :) Now, go sweep some things off of a counter top - hahaha! xox Pam

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  5. I love that you're doing tarot cards! She's great Lisa!!
    It's hard to get photos to look as good as the original I think. I struggle too and everyone's monitors are different as well.

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  6. Beautiful Lisa..she is very enchanting and i love the nature-esque vibe to her spirit..very dreamy and flowing..it looks fabulous as is! Shine on..a wonderful creation!..enjoy the magic she brings.
    Victoria~

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  7. Water is hard to paint, you did a great job. I love her hair and beads. :)Bea

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  8. I think she is wonderful! I love the determination in her eyes and you NAILED the water......also, I really like that you used flowers instead of stars and the symbols that you've been using are SO speaking to me!
    Carry on- this whole series is GOLDEN!

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  9. I say get out the varnish! She is perfect! I love the way you did her face. She looks so knowing.

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  10. Well I think it's lovely...only you know if it is finished. Sometimes I let a painting sit if I'm unsure about it. Just glance at it from time to time. If something needs to be done to it, you'll see it.
    Cheers,
    Jo

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  11. I LOVE HER! BEAUTIFUL!

    XXOO M&P

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  12. lisa, the star has always been one of my favorite cards - i just feel *drawn* to her and so happy when i draw her! i feel you've captured her energy completely... you really have... xoxo

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  13. They look like Peruvian Star flowers which have a ton of healing symbolism connected with them. Lovely.

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  14. Looks awesome! I love her and yes I would think water would be hard to do. I have not tried it yet. Maybe you can teach me one day. Looks like you have been so busy. I like your doodle too. Is the sketch book for a Suzi class????? Just wondering.

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  15. Another beautiful painting, Lisa. This is one of my favorite cards of the deck. Love the flowers and you nailed the water. Go ahead and varnish her.

    hugs and have a great weekend.

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  16. I forgot to mention that I LOVE the water!

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  17. It's me, The Sea, coming over to say hello to my friend, the Young Pond. ;)) I hope you have a fabulous Sunday - xox! Pam

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  18. These are gorgeous! I don't know how you did that water but the roots and the banner finish that piece so beautifully. Happy Sunday my sweet! xx

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